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The remote system can be accessed with a default administrator
The account 'root' on the remote host has the password 'vmware'. An
attacker may leverage this to gain administrator access to the
Note that VMware vCenter Support Assistant Appliance and VMware
vCenter Server Appliance are known to use these credentials.
Change the password for this account or disable it.
Risk factor :
Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 10.0
Public Exploit Available : true
Family: Default Unix Accounts
Nessus Plugin ID: 76993 ()
CVE ID: CVE-1999-0502
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